Oran Joe Deal, 67, of Robstown died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008 at his home.

He was born July 14, 1941 in Corpus Christi to Jack W. and Nina Mae Reinhardt Deal.

Joe was a member of People's Baptist Church and was a mechanic.

He was preceded in death by his father, and his son, Mark Ray Deal.

He is survived by the love of his life and the mother of his children, Patsy Deal Phillips of Corpus Christi; his daughter, Elizabeth Deal of Corpus Christi; his sons, Timothy Deal of Corpus Christi and Clayton (Suzanne) Deal of Jarrell; his mother, Nina Mae Deal of Corpus Christi; his sister, Marianne (Pete) DeLaHoussaye of Sandia; his brother, Monte (Lynn) Deal of Corpus Christi; and five grandchildren, Randi, Reid and Rayce of Robstown, and Taryn and Kyle Deal of Jarrell.

Funeral services were conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, in the Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel and concluded in the chapel.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home